Medical Training

      • Bachelors of Science Degree in Psychology at Duke University
      • University of Virginia School of Medicine
      • Adult Psychiatry Residency at Stanford Hospital and Clinics
      • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Stanford Hospital and Clinics

Other Experiences

      • Elementary School Teacher in Washington D.C. and North Carolina
      • National Science Foundation Teaching Fellow
      • Moonlighting experience in adult and adolescent inpatient units, maximum security jail, residential treatment center, Intensive outpatient psychotherapy
      • Intensively Trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
      • Instructor in Psychotherapy Training Seminar for Stanford psychology and psychiatry graduate students led by David Burns, MD
      • Co-Leader of Stanford Adult Psychiatry Process Groups
      • Adjunct Clinical Faculty, Stanford University School of Medicine and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences


      • Board Certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
      • Board Certification in Adult Psychiatry
      • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society at University of Virginia School of Medicine
      • Award for Outstanding Performance in Medical Pharmacology
      • 2008 Recipient of Gold Humanism Award for Humanism and Excellence in Teaching